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Science Week

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Some highlights below of Science Week 2017

First Year "Egg Drop"
Well done to all involved - constructing masterpieces that survived their flight from GP balcony down to the floor....CRACK!

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Our First Years also attended a Science Magic Show (run by University of Limerick) in October where they had the opportunity to see lots of fun Science in action in their lab class.

IMG 20171117 WA0009Second Year "Sponge Bob Genetic Quiz" and DNA Construction
Our Second years constructed edible D.N.A and D.N.A 3D models that we showcased on our Open Night last Tuesday to our incoming students in 2018. The quiz reinforced our learning on Genetic Crosses. Our students also demonstrated the Kiwi chromosome extraction experiment at our open night.

2017 ISTA Senior Science Quiz
Congratulations to our Senior ISTA Science Group who represented the School in the regional competition on 16th November. They secured 5th place out of a total of 26 entrants. An amazing achievement. Names: Chloe Crowe, Aisling Donnellan, James O'Neill, George Bodziony, Jan Ligtvoet and Tiarnan Boyce.

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Science Conundrum Friday 17th Nov
Well done to Ms. Coughlan and her Office Admin LCA class and also to Ms G. Sullivan and her 5th Yr Computers class who were the first to complete the Science puzzles (all 6 correct!) on Friday.


Research Projects
Many thanks to our 1st and 2nd years who are conducting research on leading Scientists that are showcased in the labs and on our Science notice board. This is an ongoing piece of work!

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